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Hex #8d8d42

#8d8d42 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #8d8d42 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#8d8d42 Conversion table

Category

yellow (light yellow)

HEX

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 RGB

R 141   G 141   B 66   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 60   S 0.36   L 0.41

 CYMK

C 0%   M 0%   Y 29%   K 45%
Usage of yellow The color #8d8d42 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#8d8d42 Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#8d8d42 to RGB conversion

Red141
141% RED
Green141
141% GREEN
Blue66
66% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(141, 141, 66); // for text color
background-color: rgb(141, 141, 66); // for background color

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#8d8d42 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 0 % 29.41 % 44.71 %

#8d8d42 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
60 0.36 0.41

CSS code: color: hsl(60, 36%, 41%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #8d8d42

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage for headings: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage as fill color: recommended
Usage for buttons: watch out for enough contrast

As a rather light shade, this color can very well be used as a fill/background, also to bigger elements. If there is no obvious reason, we do not recommend using it as text-color on white backgrounds (low contrast gives bad accessability-rating). Some usage-examples for #8d8d42

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #8d8d42

This shows how text with the hex-color #8d8d42 would look on a white background. Because of the lightness of the color this color is not recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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